Man shot while walking home from Halloween party

Man shot while walking home from Halloween party

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – An 18-year-old man was shot on Highway 814 while walking home from a Halloween party early Monday morning, according to an Horry County Police report.

According to the report, the incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. near the 8200 block of Hwy. 814.

A witness said they had left a Halloween party at an unknown location on Hwy. 814 and were walking home when a vehicle passed them, and they heard numerous gunshots coming from inside the vehicle. The victim walked a few steps, then fell over and said he was shot. The witness saw blood coming from the victim, then ran to a neighbor's home.

The neighbor took the victim and witness to a nearby hospital in her personal vehicle, according to the report.

The witness told police both she and the victim were extremely intoxicated.

Copyright 2016 WMBF News. All rights reserved.